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Geologic map of Alaska

Digital compilation and reinterpretation of published and unpublished geologic mapping of Alaska. This information was published by USGS as Scientific Investigations Map 3340

View:
Show in a web browser window:
reduced-size image of the interactive map
Alaska
Show in Google Earth or download KML:
sim3340.kml uses tiled image service
Show in your GIS using OGC WMS:
http://mrdata.usgs.gov/services/sim3340?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS&version=1.1.1
Show in your GIS using OGC WMTS:
http://mrdata.usgs.gov/mapcache/wmts
Download:
Options for downloading the entire data set depend on what software you want to use:
Geographic information system
sim3340_shp..zip: Shapefile, 651 MB expands to 1.2 GB
Geospatial data with attributes, not related databases
sim3340_gdb.zip: File geodatabase, 367 MB expands to 500 MB
Geospatial data with attributes, incorporating related databases
Relational database
sim3340_databases.zip: FileMaker, DBF, and CSV tables, 77 MB expands to 367 MB
Ancillary tables relating the map to the sources from which it was compiled
Documentation:
Metadata:
Generalized: [Outline] - [Questions & Answers] - [Plain text]
About the database fields
Description of database
Document (PDF) explaining the tables and fields in the database
Publication:
USGS Scientific Investigations Map 3340
Geologic map of Alaska
http://pubs.usgs.gov/sim/3340/

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